Crunchy Low Carb “Cracker Chips”

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Jan 01

When mom served us her delicious soup, she also had some “crackers” and I’m totally stealing the idea. Thanks, mom!

Note: If you’re gluten-free/don’t do wheat products, the “Carb Balance” brand tortillas will not work for you. While most of my recipes are gluten and grain-free, we don’t have to avoid it specifically so sometimes, we don’t. Also, be aware that prepared products like the tortillas can slow down losses for some people. Bodies are beautifully unique in how they respond to food sometimes. Just a heads up.

But if the ingredients work for you, this recipe will solve those crunchy cravings like nobody’s business!

Low Carb Crunchy Cracker Chips

These aren't exactly crackers and they aren't exactly chips, but they will solve your cracker and chip cravings.
Prep Time: 10 mins
Cook Time: 15 mins
Total Time: 25 mins
Course: Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Low Carb Chips, low carb crackers
Servings: 4
Calories: 145kcal

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees. 
  • Shred your cheese and set aside. (Preshredded contains extra starch to keep it from sticking to itself and honestly, it just doesn't taste as good to me. But if that's what you've got, that's okay, too. )
  • Cover a baking sheet with foil, parchment or silicone liner for easy cleanup.
  • Cut or tear your tortillas into whatever shape you prefer, and spread out on the baking sheet.
  • Spread a little butter on each tortilla piece in the middle. Then sprinkle with your cheese.
  • Bake about 15 minutes or until you get the desired level of crispness.

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Nutrition Facts
Low Carb Crunchy Cracker Chips
Amount Per Serving (1 tortilla's worth)
Calories 145 Calories from Fat 45
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 5g 8%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Cholesterol 7mg 2%
Sodium 304mg 13%
Total Carbohydrates 19g 6%
Dietary Fiber 13g 52%
Protein 5g 10%
Vitamin A 1.8%
Calcium 6%
Iron 4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Notes

You can use whatever cheese or low carb tortilla that you like. I prefer the Mission brand Carb Balance because it bakes up beautifully flaky and crunchy. I haven't always found that to be true with all brands. Each tortilla has 6 net carbs (19 total - 13 fiber).
I love these with soup or guacamole for a very satisfying side dish that tastes very indulgent. Yum!
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I’m not sure how they manage it, but these give off a satisfying crunch when you bite into them, followed by that melt-in-your-mouth sensation like crackers. Hence, the name “Crunchy Cracker Chips.” If you give them a try, let me know how you like them!

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